Cleveland County Sheriff's
The Cleveland County Sheriff’s Office Detention Division consists of two facilities, The Cleveland County Detention
Center, 407 McBrayer Street, Shelby and the Law Enforcement Detention Center located at 100 Justice Place Shelby,
North Carolina. Both facilities are manned twenty-four hours a day, seven days a week.
The Detention Division is comprised of 70 full time detention officers. The supervisory staff
consist of a Detention Administrator (Captain) Assistant Detention Administrator (Lieutenant) four Deputy
Sheriff Sergeants and nine Detention Corporals.
The staff of the Detention Division is dedicated to being well trained, competent, and professional
officers. The safety of the staff, citizens and inmates is the utmost importance in the daily operation of both